Anxiety reigns as Southeast APC stakeholders meet today
There are many unresolved issues triggering apprehension, as Southeast stakeholders of All Progressives Congress (APC) meet today in Owerri, Imo State.
Why making INEC strong matters
Professor Mahmoud Yakubu is back at his duty post as INEC chairman after he stepped aside briefly for the Senate to confirm him for a second term.
How loss of Lagos East bye-election sets PDP against self
The December 5, 2020 Lagos East bye-election continues to generate negative impact within the Lagos chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The party’s senatorial candidate, Mr. Babatunde Gbadamosi.....
As Dickson, PDP win Bayelsa Senate seats, Sylva, APC lick wounds once again
Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, has yet again proven to be more strategic in politics with his recent victory, as his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) once again beat the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Senatorial election held on December 5.
Late arrival of electoral officials, materials mars Abia LG poll
The Abia Local Government Chairmanship and Councillorship elections began on a shaky note on Friday, due to the late distribution
Mob burns suspected armed robbers in Ibadan, Akwa Ibom
A mob on Wednesday set a suspected armed robber ablaze in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The suspect and a member of his syndicate were said to have been involved in an accident at the state secretariat, Agodi, with the other suspect giving up the ghost immediately.
For Yakubu’s INEC, challenges ahead
Being the first Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission to be given clearance to serve for a second term by the National Assembly, Professor Mahmood Yakubu may consider himself lucky.
UNIUYO lecturer accused of electoral fraud gets bail
Akwa Ibom State High Court, sitting in Uyo, has granted bail to Professor Ignatius Uduk, who is standing trial for alleged involvement in electoral fraud during the 2019 general elections.
Diri commends Bayelsans, INEC, security agencies for peaceful by-election
The Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has lauded Bayelsans, the Independent National Electoral Commissiion (INEC) and the security agencies for the peaceful conduct of last week Saturday’s Bayelsa Central and West senatorial election. The Governor thanked the people of the state for coming out to vote for his predecessor, Seriake Dickson and the former…